Barry University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Miami, Fla., Barry University, a Roman Catholic school, has a student population of roughly 4,000. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data 
Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 salaries
Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
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Associate Attorney
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Executive Assistant
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Marketing Communications Manager
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Business Office Manager
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Office Manager
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About This School

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695


Private School, Research University, Religious

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Professionally, the health care services industry, clinical care, and the education industry are popular business areas among Barry alumni. The health care industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Following graduation, Barry students earn an average of $58K.


Among Barry alumni, those working as Human Resources Managers report the highest median pay of $60K, followed by Executive Assistants ($58K), and Social Workers ($51K). Salaries are anything but generous for Office Managers, whose earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at approximately $37K.


Many Barry alumni remain in Miami after graduation; just under a third of grads find permanent positions in the workforce here. In addition, former Barry students often head to St. Petersburg, Fla. after graduating, where the median salary comes to about $73K in this top-paying city. Melbourne, Fla. is a popular spot for former Barry students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at around $51K. Other popular cities for Barry alumni include nearby Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and West Palm Beach, Fla.

Degree Major

Barry students with a medical degree can expect to make the most money (about $327K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Master of Science (MS), Mental Health Counseling — their annual income amounts to around $32K on average.


Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among Barry alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, roughly one in ten former students report doing so. Knowledge of Microsoft Excel seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 18 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($69K). Experience with Counseling, Microsoft Excel, and Case Management is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-third of alumni get paid sick time. Health insurance benefits extend to a large number of alumni, and a strong majority of grads sign up for dental plans. Most survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Other benefits awarded to Barry University alumni include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Our Lady of the Lake University graduates, who earn $61K on average, make a similar amount to Barry grads. Other schools similar to Barry include Lynn University, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, and the Universidad Del Turabo.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1250 1530
ACT Scores 17 21

Key Stats for Barry University


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$35,464 - $69,805
$32,438 - $90,589
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1-4 years
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Job Satisfaction

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